Found April 02, 2013 on College Spun:
This week has been full of decisions for current Kentucky basketball players. The latest decision is now in – Alex Poythress will stay a Wildcat for his sophomore year.  Poythress says he wants to come back to develop more as a player “and win a national title” — Matt Jones (@KySportsRadio) April 2, 2013 Poythress: “This year didn’t end like we wanted it to. I want to come back & do what we said we wanted to do & that’s win a national title.” — Kentucky Athletics(@UKAthleticsNews) April 2, 2013 Poythress joins Kyle Wiltjer and Willie Cauley-Stein, who have already announced their decisions to stay. All eyes are not only on Andrew Wiggins’s decision but also current Kentucky star Nerlens Noel. We’ll keep you posted on all UK basketball personnel.  Poythress decision means UK will have at least eight McDonald’s All-Americans on the roster next season. Nine if Cats get Wiggins. — Kyle Tucker (@KyleTucker_CJ) April 2, 2013
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